With just three weeks to go and $25,000 to raise, it would seem like the Love Lake Wanaka crowdfunding campaign is destined to fall short.
Next year's ''Riding High to Hawea'' Cavalcade has already garnered a huge amount of interest, organisers say.
Residents' concerns about noise from a proposed "food truck village" on a neighbouring site in central Wanaka dominated hearing proceedings on Wednesday.
It was a special evening for many New Zealand motorsport fanatics at the sixth annual Gathering of Geezers dinner held at the Warbirds and Wheels Museum at Wanaka Airport on Thursday night.
The future of cricket in Wanaka looks bright.
Swimmers, kayakers and paddleboarders can rejoice — this summer they can enjoy the upper stretch of the Clutha River without worrying about large numbers of jet-boats.
Construction of a new Spark cellphone tower in Wanaka has irked a nearby resident, who says he was not consulted.
Another significant rainfall has led to further erosion of an already major slip on the Newcastle Track, near Luggate.
It has taken 13 long years, but the wheel of progress is slowly turning for a major development near Wanaka.
The development of a small commercial precinct in Albert Town has its benefits, the town's community association chairman, Jim Cowie, says.
New primary school enrolment zones have been proposed for Wanaka in preparation for the opening of Wanaka South School in 2020.
More than a dozen children and adults from Wanaka were taken out of their comfort zone to learn something a little different on Saturday - West African drumming and dancing.
An initiative at the Wanaka Pool is helping a group of people with learning disabilities brim with confidence.
A person has been safely rescued from Mount Aspiring National Park this afternoon after suffering a knee injury while canyoning and being unable to walk.
A bit of imagination and a whole lot of science have helped create a beer unique to the South Island.
A Haast man who died in a high-speed car crash at Moeraki Bridge on Wednesday was a former farmer turned whitebaiter.
The doors to the Wanaka Pool are swinging open close to 10,000 times a month, and that number is continuing to increase.
Some good fortune helped save a woman who severely broke her leg and ankle while tramping near Haast yesterday.
Has the Queenstown Lakes District Council provided enough information on the Queenstown Airport Corporation's proposed expansion of Wanaka Airport?
A female tramper is recovering in Dunedin Hospital after suffering a broken leg and ankle near Haast this afternoon.